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Explore career opportunities in the Finance industry!

Below are industry specific resources. You can even search for current market trends by your specific job interests in the Labor Market Insights section.

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Why I Chose Finance at Mayer Brown LLP

By Alex Righi, Finance Associate

I chose to pursue practice as a Finance attorney with a specialty in private equity fund financing at Mayer Brown LLP practically by accident. As a summer associate at the firm, I, at first, pursued litigation …

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We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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11 Best Paying Jobs in Finance

The highest paying jobs in finance include top-level executive positions and relatively entry-level careers, like financial analysts. In other words, the industry pays well at all levels. Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), we identified the best-paying …

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Best entry-level jobs for finance majors

Having a degree in finance can take you in many different directions, each rewarding and fulfilling in its own way. Whether you want to end up as the head of finance for a major corporation or build your own empire …

By College Recruiter
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5 Automation Trends Impacting the Finance Industry and 10 Fintech Firms Driving Them

Finance firms, like many other firms, are increasingly using automation tools and programs to increase the speed and accuracy of their work processes. The reason why automation is so attractive is it helps employees to complete repetitive procedures more efficiently …

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AI in Finance & Banking: 11 Ways It’s Changing the Industry

In 1950, when Alan Turing questioned whether machines could think, no one knew how much capability artificial intelligence would have more than 70 years later. This question alone gave rise to complex concepts like machine learning (ML), robotics, deep learning, expert …

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